Working with the LGBTQ Community: A Review and Discussion of Relevant Issues

Working with the LGBTQ Community: A Review and Discussion of Relevant Issues


May 22, 2024

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Trainers:  Elizabeth Theodora, MSW, LICSW and Len Amundson 

Objectives: 

  • Participants will increase their understanding of the definitions related to the LGBTQ+ community  
  • Participants will review terminology pertaining to sex, gender identity, gender expression, gender role, and orientation - and the impacts on the lives of people who identify as LGBTQ+ 
  • Participants will become familiar with historical events pertaining to mental health, historical criminalization, social rights movements, and civil rights within the U.S. 
  • Participants will gain understanding of current events 
  • Participants will review common barrier and corresponding interventions pertaining to social, medical and systemic factors 
  • Participants will become familiar with some of the health care services in the LGBTQ+ community 
  • Participants are encouraged to explore their own biases related to this subject 
  • Participants are encouraged to consider their role as an ally or as a member of the LGBTQ+ community and their work with individuals served 

 

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RADIAS Main Office Conference Room 3.30
166 4th Street Suite 200
St. Paul, MN 55101
(651) 291-1979

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